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What should I expect during the closing process?

The day when a home buyer officially signs the paperwork and receives the key to their new house is referred to as closing day. Many home buyers have yearned for this day from the very beginning of the house-hunting process. After all, it is the day when the house that you have searched for finally becomes yours.

So, your closing day is here: Now what?

Construction lien basics

Here is a hypothetical: your house had some flooding after a recent hurricane. You call in a contractor to repair some water damage and make some updates. The contractor brings in his people. They do the work. It looks great. You pay on time. You have a coffee. And then you get hit with a construction lien.

Construction liens are debt collection tools that contractors, sub-contractors and their suppliers use to ensure payment of the work they do. It places a notice on your property that means that the lien-holder has a claim on the house for payment. It can hold up home sales, and in really extreme cases trigger a home sale in order to pay the lien.

HOW TO WIN AGAINST DYCK O'NEAL

SOUTH FLORIDA DEBT SETTLEMENT LAWYERS

DEBT SETTLEMENT ATTORNEYS

If you have received a collection notice from Dyck O'Neal, you are not alone. Thousands of borrowers are finding themselves in a bind upon receiving notice by Dyck O'Neal, that they now owe a deficiency balance to the creditor. Who is Dyck O'Neal? Dyck O'Neal is the leading nationwide purchaser, collector and servicer of real estate deficiencies for first and second mortgages, judgments and promissory notes. The company Dyck O'Neal has purchased hundreds and thousands of bad notes, deficiency judgments and bad debt and has recently begun large collection efforts against borrowers.

MORTGAGE CONFORMING LOAN LIMITS INCREASE IN 2018

SOUTH FLORIDA REAL ESTATE MORTGAGE LAWYERS

With the South Florida market experiencing a boom in sales and values, there is more great news to assist qualified buyers with their real estate purchases. Starting January 2018, FHFA has increased the conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac conventional loans. This means that the limits to purchase, prior to the mortgage being considered a jumbo loan, are higher.

FLORIDA WORTHLESS CHECK STATUTE - BAD CHECK LAW

SOUTH FLORIDA LITIGATION LAWYERS

FLORIDA WORTHLESS CHECK STATUTE §832.05

Florida law (Fla. Stat. §832.05) makes it not only a civil offense to write a bad check, or issue a check that the remitter knows has no funds and will not clear, but also makes it a misdemeanor or felony in the State of Florida, depending on the face amount of the worthless check.

FIND A LAWYER ... REAL ESTATE LAW LAWYER MIAMI

SOUTH FLORIDA REAL ESTATE LAWYERS

It has become increasingly easier, with the use of the internet, and such websites as AVVO.COM and Justia, to locate an attorney who specializes in your area of need. Whether you seek a real estate attorney, a litigation attorney, a landlord tenant lawyer, or any other type of lawyer, finding one is a click away. However, the internet should not the sole source for such referrals. Visit the attorney's website. Ask around for referrals of friends and family who have had a good experience with a lawyer. And read our reviews. And of most important, the consultation with the attorney should be free of charge and should be face to face with the attorney, not support staff.

LANDLORD TENANT - TENANT TERMINATION LETTERS

SOUTH FLORIDA LANDLORD TENANT LAWYERS

TENANT TERMINATION LETTER

Allowing a tenant to remain in a property after the natural expiration of the lease term, often results in the Residential Lease converting into a month to month residential lease. Not all leases have a termination clause that requires either party to terminate in writing or to extend. Rather, the leases are silent or state that if the tenant remains after the last day of the lease, it becomes a month to month lease, with a termination at will (that is, at the discretion and election of either the tenant or the landlord).

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